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  1. CR Power sees rise in electricity tariffs on back of high coal costs

    Posted Dec 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... Carol Chan China Resources Power Holdings, the fourth-largest by installed capacity among Hong Kong-listed mainland power producers, expects Beijing to lift electricity tariffs next year ... and the top five state-owned power generating groups repeatedly submitting applications to lift electricity prices, tariffs have been kept unchanged since the middle of last year. Apparently, Beijing ...

  2. Migrant grocer content in knowing he is more fortunate than most

    Posted Jan 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... electricity, pesticide and labour, you actually earn very little. These days only those who are really good at farming can earn money through crop-planting in my village. Why didn't your wife ...

  3. Headwinds to thin crowded turbine sector

    Posted Oct 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to endure heavy losses, make cut backs that could compromise product quality or simply leave the business. For such firms, Henning Kruse, of the wind power division of German electrical engineering ... change our mobile phones every year, but wind power equipment is meant to operate for 20 years,' said Sany Electric general manager Wu Jialiang. 'At these low Chinese prices, ...

  4. Beijing issues plea for extra power

    Posted Jun 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Irene Wang Summer demand may exceed supply The capital is appealing to national leaders for emergency electricity supplies to tide Beijing over the peak summer season. Official estimates ... to the National Electricity Grid Company and the National Development and Reform Commission asking for an increase in capacity to 9.2 million kW to meet the capital's minimum power needs. The city ...

  5. Gome chief acquires 28pc stake in Beijing Centergate

    Posted Jul 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Amy Gu Purchase of diversified firm fits in with Wong Kwong-yu's property ambitions Wong Kwong-yu, chairman of Gome Electrical Appliances Holding, has agreed to buy 28 per cent ... of property companies, including Pengrun Property and Gome Property. In March, he spent 230 million yuan to buy 48 per cent of Beijing Zhongguancun Development & Construction. Gome Electrical ...

  6. Trains slowed 'to boost efficiency'

    Posted Jun 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... increases energy consumption. Running at 300km/h would not only cut electricity bills but also reduce wear on tracks and other facilities, he said, adding: 'We have done many calculations ...

  7. Decision on high-speed rail throws foreigners off track

    Posted Mar 20th 2006, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill in Shanghai The decision to spend 175 billion yuan on high-speed railways linking Shanghai, Beijing and Hangzhou is a bitter disappointment for foreign firms that have spent 11 years lobbying for the deals. Early this month, the National ...

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    Beijing's crazy, quick fixes for toxic air: canned air, bicycle-powered air filters

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 12:08pm by Christy Choi

    ... to sell canned air last year, while raising awareness about the dangers of pollution from lead batteries on widely used electric bicycles. This time he says selling air is also about raising ...

  9. Beijing may bring steel tax breaks back to life

    Posted Aug 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... to the ministry. The plan is for the exemptions to initially apply to shipbuilding steel and silicon steel, which has added silicon to increase its electrical resistance so it can be used in transformers and electrical motors. Other products considered for the exemption include oil-pipe and electroplated steel. The policy was first implemented in 1998, when the mainland imported most of the high-end ...

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    Beijing on high alert for party's national congress

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... electricity, gas and heating supplies and traffic and fire safety. The system was launched at 9am yesterday and will continue until 9am on November 16, two days after the expected close ...




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